A. Patrick Beharelle
A. Patrick Beharelle, 52, has served as a Director and the Company’s Chief Executive Officer since September 2018, after serving as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company since May 2015. Mr. Beharelle served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the workforce management group, which included PeopleScout, Staff Management | SMX, Centerline, PlaneTechs, and the Australian-based RPO provider, PeopleScout Pty, from June 2014 to May 2015. Prior to its acquisition by TrueBlue in June 2014, Mr. Beharelle served as the Chief Executive Officer of Staffing Solutions Holdings, Inc. (‘‘Seaton’’). Mr. Beharelle has participated in advisory meetings at the White House focused on reducing long-term unemployment. Prior to joining Seaton, Mr. Beharelle held senior level positions at Spherion and Accenture. He currently serves as a Director of a nonprofit, Skills For Chicagoland’s Future.
Mr. Beharelle has extensive experience in strategic planning, operations, finance, and accounting. Mr. Beharelle is the only management member of the Board, thus his participation on the Board fulfills a critical communication and leadership role.